Jewish Democratic Council of America Endorses Senator Feinstein

September 20, 2018

Washington – The Jewish Democratic Council of America (JDCA) has endorsed Senator Dianne Feinstein for reelection.

“JDCA stands with candidates who align with the Jewish community on a range of domestic and foreign policy issues,” said JDCA executive director Halie Soifer. "Senator Feinstein has broken glass ceilings her entire career. She currently serves as the leading Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee and is a champion for gun safety, protecting the environment, national security, criminal justice reform, and access to affordable health care. JCDA is proud to endorse Senator Feinstein and looks forward to mobilizing Jewish Democrats across California to ensure her victory in November.”

Senator Dianne Feinstein said: “I’m honored to have the support of the Jewish Democratic Council of America. Since its inception the JDCA has fought for California values and social justice and is an important voice in the Democratic Party and our country.”

The Jewish Democratic Council of America is the leading voice of Jewish Democrats and the only partisan Jewish Democratic advocacy organization.

The JDCA joins President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, Governor Jerry Brown, Senator Kamala Harris, Senator Barbara Boxer, US House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and 25 members of Congress, Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom, Secretary of State Alex Padilla, State Controller Betty Yee, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, Planned Parenthood Action Fund, Human Rights Campaign, Equality California, the National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare, National Women’s Political Caucus, NARAL Pro-Choice America, United Farmworkers of America, Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters, International Association of Firefighters, Teamsters Joint Council District 7, AFT College Staff Guild Local 1521A, and many state and local leaders across California who have endorsed Senator Feinstein’s reelection. 

Since her election in 1992, Sen. Feinstein has focused on solving problems facing California and our nation. In June, she carried every county and won the 2018 California Primary by more than 2 million votes for reelection to the US Senate.